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Wildflower Center Seed Bank

The Wildflower Center's Seed Bank was established in partnership with the Bureau of Land Management's (BLM) Seeds of Success (SOS) program in concert with the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew Millennium Seed Bank Program (MSBP). The purpose of the Seed Bank is to collect, conserve, and develop native plant materials for stabilizing, rehabilitating and restoring lands in Texas and the United States.

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To request seed from the Wildflower Seed Bank, please contact the Seed Bank Curator.


Brunnichia ovata

Brunnichia ovata (Walter) Shinners

American Buckwheat Vine

Polygonaceae (Buckwheat Family)
USDA Symbol: BROV4

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-1080

Field Data Form: LBJWC-1080.pdf
Collection Date: 2007-08-30
Accession Number: LBJWC-1080
Collection Number: 1080
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Ohlsson-Salmon, R., Eason, M.

Location Data

Country: US
Phytoregion: 35E
Phytoregion_full: South Central Plains
State: Texas
County: Marion
Geog_area: Carter's Chute and Goat Island
Location: Caddo Lake WMA. Hwy. 43N to Andrew's Road, follow private oil company road to Goat Island and WMA. Population is located at edge of Carter's Chute and Goat Island in a depression.

Latitude: 32.758300
Longitude: -94.147130
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 164 FT
Elevation in M: 49

land_owner: USFWS

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Taxodium distichum, Styrax americanus, Smilax bona-nox, Cyperus sp., Vaccinium arboreum
Slope: <1
Geology: Wilcox and Midway Groups
Soil Texture: Muck, 10YR 5.3

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: 6 plants sampled.
Population Size: 25
Specimen Notes: Ohlsson-Salmon, R., Adams, V. - LBJWC:In field:8-21-2007

Inventory Data

MSB: 5490 seeds
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